verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of taint1
Related formsun·taint·ed, adjectiveun·taint·ing, adjective
Examples from the Web for untainted
Big critic Neil Barofsky was ‘untainted by financial knowledge.’Speed Read: The Juiciest Bits From Timothy Geithner’s New Memoir|William O’Connor|May 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He and his band are untainted by political skullduggery and economic interest, not to mention accusations of theft.
Short on experience but untainted by Washington, this one is in touch with the people.
Unfortunately, Republicans will do their best to run candidates in swing districts who are untainted by the Bush years.
She lives her own pure and loving life, unharmed and untainted, though all men fall off from her.Curious, if True|Elizabeth Gaskell
It was a short and merry feast, yet not untainted with the Celtic sadness which all the Welsh folk feel at happy moments.The Angel|Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
Some are in the woods, known only to the birds and beasts which live in them, and come daily to drink the pure, untainted waters.The Naturalist on the Thames|C. J. Cornish
By that character such personages have been denied the possession of any influence whatever over the untainted soul.The Germ|Various
His piety is as untainted as his purity; it is the maiden-service of a maiden-saint.Studies of the Greek Poets (Vol II of 2)|John Addington Symonds